Moira Sinclair OBE

Chief Executive

Moira Sinclair OBE is Chief Executive of the Paul Hamlyn Foundation. In 2018/2019, PHF will make £30m grants to organisations and individuals working in the arts, in cultural education, in migration and integration, and in giving young people voice. PHF also partners with Comic Relief on a £3m Tech for Good programme, and with Esmee Fairbairn and Step up to Serve on the £4m Act for Change Fund.
Moira is Chair of East London Dance and Vice Chair of the London Mayor’s Cultural Strategy Board. She is also a member of the British Library Advisory Council, of the Investment Committee for the Arts Impact Fund and of the Governing Council for the European Foundation Centre.
Previously she was Executive Director London and South East for Arts Council England, and Director of Vital Arts. She has worked in local government, and in theatre and production management. A graduate of Manchester University where she studied drama, Moira became a Clore Fellow in 2004/05.